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My Chihuahua can not stand on her back legs. About a month

My Chihuahua can not stand...
My Chihuahua can not stand on her back legs. About a month ago she pulled a ccl. So I have been carrying her I
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the Chihuahua's name and age?
Customer: Chacha an she is 15. She does act like an old dog. She is totally spoiled and pampered.
JA: What is the Chihuahua's name?
Customer: Did you get my last message?
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about your Chihuahua?
Customer: No, except I don't let her take a rabies shot. She is not a yard dog. I go out with her everytime
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Dr. Michael Salkin
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I'm sorry that your question wasn't answered in a timely manner but I don't see a question posted. Are you wondering why she can't stand on her hind legs and what might be done about it?

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I already response. My little girl had a massive and passed
My little girl passed.

My condolences for you loss. I don't see a response from you other than your last one posted at 12:22 (my time).

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